What’s up with the semicolon?
That basically answers what a semicolon does. If you are studying for the SAT exam, you definitely need to master the semicolon; it appears frequently. (See what we did there?)
The comma, on the other hand, is much more complicated. Luckily, an excellent piece from the New York Times delves into the misunderstood punctuation that is the comma.
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And this is why I will always need an english major to edit my papers….I have no idea how to use english grammar.